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RECORDS ON RECORDS — Teichman shows a variety of records on display at the Vinyl Emporium. With 10,000 records being brought in from downstate, there is something for everyone at the record show. Photo courtesy of Jon Teichman

Local record show promotes community connectivity

Megan Voorhees March 28, 2024

Michigan Records is hosting Geoff and Jon’s Vinyl Record Show, a four-day event at the Ore Dock Brewing Co. in collaboration with NMU's Vinyl Record Club. This is the event's 11th year, running March...

VINYL GALORE — Over 10,000 records, CDs, posters, hundreds of stickers and more will be available at Geoff Walker and Jon Teichmans 5-day vinyl record show.

5-day record show to spin in vinyl enthusiasts

Madoline Plattenberg, Features Editor August 31, 2022

Nine years ago on March 23, 2013, Geoff Walker set up three tables of records upstairs at the Ore Dock Brewing Company. He made the decision to try selling his records there after talking with his brother,...

VINYL JUNKIES - Geoff Walker (left) and Jon Teichman (right) are avid collectors of vinyl, Star Wars and other vintage memorabilia. They have hosted numerous record shows in the Ore Dock Brewing Company throughout the years and hope to continue to share their love of records.

Pop-up record show to offer haven for vinyl lovers

Joshua La Gorio, Contributing Writer March 22, 2022

Those looking for a journey to the past, Geoff and Jon’s Pop-Up Record Show at Ore Dock Brewing Company will have vinyl records, CDs, T-shirts, toys and more up for purchase, trade and viewing. Starting...

Ore dock record show

Record show sets up shop at Ore Dock Brewing Company

Katarina Rothhorn, Features Editor September 3, 2021

In March of 2013, Geoff Walker set up three tables of cardboard boxes outside of the newly established Ore Dock Brewing Company and attempted to sell passerby one of the things he loved most: records.  Walker,...

Photo  courtesy of Jon Teichman
SWEET FINDS—Vinyl record enthusiasts rummage through cases on cases of every genre of music imaginable at a pervious vinyl record show. One mains trash is another mans treasure when it comes to vintage stock.

Vintage trends keep up with changing times

Jessica Parsons January 16, 2020

The culture of vinyl in the U.P. has shifted throughout the years and transitioned since long before Spotify, Pandora or YouTube were even created. Community members of Marquette and the NMU Vinyl Record...

CALM AND COLLECTED—Records from a variety of genres are available  at the  Vinyl Record Shows like classical records. 
Jessica Parsons/NW

Collabin’ over & collectin’ music

Jessica Parsons November 14, 2019

Study hours at the Ore Dock Brewing Co. ended and music equipment and instruments were brought in along with shuffling feet, kicking off snow. Upstairs had something for the many flannel-wearers; there...

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